The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 64 30 57
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +27
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 16 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.10% 6.34% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 7.89% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 37 16
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,915
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unit Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
627 494 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 82.39% 80.33% 76.69%
Number of salaries quoted 517 411 420
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,079 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in the North East

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -32 14 £35,000 -17.64%
Durham -1 2 - - 2
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) OO
3 12 (44.44%) MVC
4 11 (40.74%) C#
4 11 (40.74%) Java
4 11 (40.74%) .NET
4 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
5 10 (37.04%) HTML
5 10 (37.04%) Windows
6 9 (33.33%) Linux
6 9 (33.33%) Degree
6 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
7 8 (29.63%) QA
7 8 (29.63%) OOP
7 8 (29.63%) PhD
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.93%) SQL
8 7 (25.93%) 3D Graphics
8 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
9 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
9 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 6 (22.22%) PHP
9 6 (22.22%) CSS
9 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 6 (22.22%) OOD
10 5 (18.52%) Web Services
10 5 (18.52%) MySQL
10 5 (18.52%) JavaScript

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.41%) Modbus
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 4 (14.81%) JUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 3 (11.11%) InstallShield
3 3 (11.11%) NUnit
3 3 (11.11%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (18.52%) Games
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Back Office
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Software Developer
3 11 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 11 (40.74%) Java Software Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Graduate
6 4 (14.81%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (14.81%) PHP Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Junior Java Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Junior
7 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
1 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
2 10 (37.04%) HTML
3 6 (22.22%) CSS
4 5 (18.52%) Web Services
5 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
6 3 (11.11%) WPF
6 3 (11.11%) XML
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.41%) HTML5
7 2 (7.41%) XHTML
7 2 (7.41%) LINQ
7 2 (7.41%) jQuery
8 1 (3.70%) XSL
8 1 (3.70%) WinForms
8 1 (3.70%) Ajax
8 1 (3.70%) Yii
8 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (3.70%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.93%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 5 (18.52%) Physics
4 5 (18.52%) Algorithms
5 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (7.41%) CUDA
7 1 (3.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) OO
3 12 (44.44%) MVC
4 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 8 (29.63%) OOP
6 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
7 6 (22.22%) OOD
7 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (18.52%) Game Development
9 4 (14.81%) TDD
10 2 (7.41%) CRM
10 2 (7.41%) B2B
10 2 (7.41%) B2C
11 1 (3.70%) Scrum
11 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
11 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
11 1 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
1 11 (40.74%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) PHP
4 5 (18.52%) PHP5
4 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) Perl
5 3 (11.11%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) VBScript
5 3 (11.11%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (29.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Zend
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
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